Miriam Makeba, Nina Simone and Odetta - three jazz/blues icons and three powerful women who gave a passion for justice to the Grammy winning a- capella ensemble Sweet Honey in the Rock. Sweet Honey added a band to honor those great singers at Rose Hall. Producer Steve Rathe talks with the ensemble that’s 40 years young and bustin’ out.
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